Learning Mentor - Colchester

Behaviour Mentor/Learning Mentor - Essex, Essex

Ref: 353Thursday 30 September 2021

Learning Mentor  - Essex - Colchester

Do you have a passion and talent for supporting children and young people who cannot access mainstream education due to their social, emotional and mental health.

I am actively seeking an engaging and passionate Learning Mentor to work in a SEMH specialist school that provides education to children who are unable to be educated in a mainstream school due to behaviour difficulties. I am looking to speak to professional and committed Behaviour Mentors to work in a SEMH setting in the Colchester area The role is working within the secondary department supporting behaviour and learning in class settings. 

Even if your experience is informal/voluntary, I want to hear from you! The children you will support as a Learning Mentor  will have a variety of needs which can include significant complex behaviour challenges.

Learning Mentor requirements:

 ● Experience of working with young people with SEMH, Autism, behavioural issues, Trauma, Sensory processing, social communication as a Learning Mentor or similiar

● Learning Mentor/ Youth Worker experience 

 ● Ability to build strong and meaningful relationships

● A passion for working with SEND is essential

What you can expect as a Learning Mentor 

● Excellent experience and training for aspiring Teachers, Pastoral workers, Child Psychologists, Educational Psychologists, Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Counsellors, and Social Workers

●The opportunity to make a huge social impact, as a Learning Mentor you could change the path of someone’s life!

●To work in a fantastic school in a brand new fit for purpose building

●To work in a supportive team of professionals who pride themselves on their family feel environment and team spirit

●Long term to permanent Learning Mentor opportunity


Interested in hearing more Learning Mentor roles?

If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert, uploading your CV to our website, or emailing your CV to sophie@psinclusion.co.uk

If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

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